Offbeat Tennis - WTA - Luxembourg: Vondrousova Pass a tower
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Series head # 5 of the Luxembourg tournament, Marketa Vondrousova dominated in two sets Alison van Uytvank in the first round.
beat from the second round of the US Open, the 35th World Player and Vice-Olympic Champion Marketa Vondrousova did not miss his debut at the Luxembourg tournament, where she is headboard n ° 5. Czech has established 6-3, 6-3 in 1h13 against Belgian Alison van Uytvank, at the end of a fairly uneven match. She quickly led 4-0 in this part and then pocketed the first round on his fourth set of set. But in the second, it was much less easy for the Tokyo silver medalist, because if she certainly took the service of the Belgian six times, she himself made Breaker four times. So that it is thanks to his only service game won, 2-1, that she won this match. Vondrousova will face the Croatian Fett in the next turn. Serial head number 1, Belinda Bencic knows the name of his first opponent. Switzerland will have to face Zarina Diyas pout his entrance to Luxembourg. Kazakhe needed three sleeves to overcome Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (6-0, 1-6, 6-4 in 2h11 '). Greetje Minnen, meanwhile, took the best on Nuria Parrizas Diaz in three decisive games (7-6, 6-7, 7-6 in 3:15 ').
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Luxembourg (Luxembourg, WTA 250, Hard Interior, 189 708 €)
Title Honing (in 2019): Jelena Ostapenko (Let)
Tour Bencic (Sui, N ° 1) - Bye
Diyas (Kaz) Bat Schmiedlova (SLQ): 6-0, 1-6, 6-4
Dodin (FRA) Bat Zakharova (RUS, Q): 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-3
Samsonova (RUS, N ° 7) Bat Doi (JAP): 6-2, 6-3
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Ostapenko (Let, N ° 3) - Niemeier (ALL, Q)
HARTONO (PBS, Q) BAT FRIEDSAM (ALL): 7-6 (5), 3-6, 7-6 ( 4)
Gracheva (RUS) - Minella (Lux, WC)
Cornet (FRA, N ° 8) Bat Potapova (Rus): 6-4, 6-2
Zhang (CHN, N ° 6) - Bouzkova (RTC )
Minnen (Bel) Bat Parrizas Diaz (ESP): 7-6 (4), 6-7 (1), 7-6 (2)
Tauson (Dan) Bat Sharma (AUS): 6-2, 6-2
Alexandrova (RUS, N ° 4) Bat Voegele (Sui, WC): 6-1, 3-6, 6-3
Vondrousova (RTC, N ° 5) BAT VAN UYTVANK (CEL): 6 -2, 6-3
FETT (CRO, Q) BAT Makarova (RUS, Q): 6-3, 6-3
SASNOVICH (BIE) Bat Tsurenko (UKR, Q): 7-5, 7-6 (6)
MERTENS (BEL, N ° 2) - BYE
Luxembourg: Ostapenko Invites Final .
© provided by Sports.co.uk Tennis - WTA - Luxembourg: Ostapenko will defend his title in the final Jelena Ostapenko did not lose his brands in Luxembourg. sacred during the last edition of the Capital Tournament of Grand Duchy, played in 2019, Latvian qualified for the final at the expense of a first match and then hung against Liudmila Samsonova. Indeed, if the two players have won without forcing their first layout, the number 3 series header then tight the game.